UFC 160: Cain Velasquez vs. Antonio “BigFoot” Silva II Official Results

UFC 160: Velasquez vs. BigFoot II airs tonight, May 25th, 2013 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The main event is a rematch between current UFC heavyweight champion, Cain Velasquez and Antonio Silva. In their first encounter at UFC 146 a year earlier, Velasquez defeated Silva via first round TKO.

Alistair Overeem was Expected to face Junior dos Santos at the event. However, in early March, Overeem pulled out of the bout citing a leg injury. It was initially announced that the bout would be rescheduled for a future event, later in the summer of this year. Then, on March 9th it was announced that Dos Santos would remain on the card and face Mark Hunt.

The main card airs on pay-per-view following prelims on FX and Facebook. The official results begin at approximately 6:35 p.m. ET (3:35 p.m. PT) for the preliminary card and 10 p.m. ET for the main card.

The official results:

Cain Velasquez def. Antonio Silva via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 1:21
Junior dos Santos def. Mark Hunt via knockout (strikes) – Round 3, 4:18
Glover Teixeira def. James Te Huna via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 1, 2:38
T.J. Grant def. Gray Maynard via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 2:07
Donald Cerrone def. K.J. Noons via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)
Mike Pyle def. Rick Story via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Dennis Bermudez def. Max Holloway via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Robert Whittaker def. Colton Smith via TKO (punches) – Round 3, 0:41
Khabib Nurmagomedov def. Abel Trujillo via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Stephen Thompson def. Nah-Shon Burrell via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 29-28)
George Roop def. Brian Bowles via TKO (punches) – Round 2, 1:43
Jeremy Stephens def. Estevan Payan via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-27)

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